When you think of Home Depot, the first things that come to mind are probably tools, lumber, and maybe some gardening supplies. However, this home improvement giant has much more to offer than just DIY essentials. You’d know this if you’ve ever spent an afternoon walking miles in one of their sprawling stores, or got lost exploring its vast online store. In this article you’ll get a taste of unexpected products you can find at Home Depot that might surprise you.

Plus (and this is a big alert!), now through May 6 is Home Depot’s magnificent Decor Days Sale, which only happens online. It features a broad lineup of deals on everything from kitchen gadgets and pretty wall art to lighting and rugs and beyond—just in time for Mother’s Day! Happy Mother’s Day, Mom, if you’re reading.

1. Home Decor

Believe it or not, Home Depot has an impressive selection of home decor items. From stylish area rugs to modern lighting fixtures and wall art, you can give your home a fresh look without stepping into a boutique store. Additionally, Decor Days is featuring a wondrous selection of artificial plants from the brand Nearly Natural for 20% off or more, which could add a touch of green to your home’s interior.

4-Piece Matted Picture Frame Set for $45

5’ Artificial Palm Tree for $50

Cooling Memory Foam Pillow for $18

Alloy Framed Wall Mirror for $58

2 Water Hyacinth Decorative Baskets $45

2. Small Appliances

Looking for a new coffee maker or a blender? Home Depot offers a variety of small kitchen appliances. So next time you're in need of a culinary gadget update, why not check their stock? Unlike other big retailers, there’s no minimum order threshold to achieve free shipping on most small appliances; this is a big win for the savings-conscious shopper. Shop brands like KitchenAid, Hamilton Beach, OXO, and more.

16oz Stainless Steel Coffee Grinder for $80

Nostalgia Hot Air Popcorn Cart for $110

6-Slice Toaster Oven with Air Fry for $60

2-Cup Hamilton Beach Espresso Maker for $80

7-Speed Hamilton Beach Stand Mixer for $80

3. Office Furniture

With more people working from home, there's been a rise in demand for office furniture. Home Depot has stepped up, offering ergonomic chairs, desks, and even bookshelves to make your home office both comfortable and productive. Need a closet organizer for all your documents? You’re in luck because Decor Days has nearly 90 beautiful organizers on sale for your storage needs that would fit perfectly in any home office. Here are a few more top picks for office furniture we saw for rare prices:

Black Leather High Back Executive Chair for $87

Rectangular Oak Writing Desk for $61

Natural Pine Wood Accent Cabinet for $106

Faux-Leather Office Chair with Lumbar Support for $87

L-Shaped Corner Bookcase for $165

4. Party Supplies

Yes, you read that right—party supplies! From disposable tableware to decorations, Home Depot can surprisingly be your one-stop shop for your next celebration. Are you a football fan? Find anything for your next Super Bowl party. Throwing an outdoor party? Check out tons of highly reviewed tents spanning different dimensions and purposes. We’ve even spotted a portable speaker or two. Consider Home Depot a safe bet when it comes to shopping for your next bash.

100-Piece Paper Plates for $15

4-Pack Cuisinart Drink Stakes for $19

3-Tier Party Drink Dispenser for $50

Large Wedding Party Tent for $576

2-Pack 20’ Party String Lights for $19

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5. Fitness Equipment

Stay fit with a range of fitness equipment. Find anything from plyometric jump boxes to high-end treadmills that can be delivered right to your door. Plus, an easy way to keep the kids in shape is to check out Home Depot’s workout trampolines, both big and small. Delivery is usually free even for heavy items like exercise bikes!

Metal Exercise Bike with Phone Bracket for $336

60” Trampoline with Handrail for $120

Olympic Weight Bench for $217

6. Smart Home Devices

Home Depot is keeping up with technology by stocking a vast array of smart home devices including thermostats, security cameras, and smart locks, helping you to keep your home connected and secure. All of your must-haves from big names like Amazon, Google, and Ring are often on sale. Want to keep Mom extra safe? Through Mother’s Day you can find huge savings on smart devices. Amazon’s Echo Pop 1st Gen Smart Speaker, for example, is 50% off!

Arlo 2K Video Doorbell for $90

Amazon Echo Dot Smart Speaker for $28

Voice-Activated Motion-Sensing Sconce for $63

7. Pet Supplies

For pet owners, Home Depot carries a selection of pet supplies like dog houses, kennels, and even pet-friendly plants so you can ensure your furry friends feel at home too. I was personally surprised by the sweet selection of bird houses and feed, which would no doubt bring a chirpy element to your outdoor environment this summer. And if you’re ever thinking of going full homestead and buying some chickens, Home Depot has you covered when it comes to coops.

KennelMaster Kennel Kit for $200

2-Story Pet Hunch for $150

67” Cat Condo for $68

8. Holiday Decorations

When the festive season approaches, Home Depot transforms into a holiday haven where you can purchase lights, artificial trees, and other seasonal decorations to get into the spirit. Once holiday time approaches, you will be able to find the best deals of the year, especially for inflatables and Christmas trees.

3-Piece Tinsel LED Gift Boxes for $60

70-Light Shepherd & Sheep Decoration for $88

5’ Inflatable Christmas Dinosaur for $48

Now that you know about these surprising offerings, Home Depot might just become your new favorite place to shop for more than just power drills and paint!

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